Insight Retreat Center



We are grateful for your support of IRC. We are inspired by how beautifully dharma practice develops when it does so in a field of generosity and gratitude.

Donations are tax-deductible. Insight Meditation Center of the Mid-Peninsula is a 501(c) organization, tax ID 77-0450217.

Credit Card or Paypal:  Use the form to the right to use a Credit Card or Paypal. You can choose a one-time donation or a recurring monthly donation.

Check: Make checks payable to Insight Retreat Center. Mail to: Insight Retreat Center, 108 Birch Street, Redwood City, CA 94062.  Please indicate “IRC” in memo.

Planned Giving:  A charitable bequest is an easy and flexible way that you can leave a gift that will make a lasting impact. Click here for Planned Giving information.

Stock Transfer: Follow the instructions to initiate a stock gift for the Insight Retreat Center. Printable Stock Transfer Instructions.

Dedications: Make a gift in honor or memory of an occasion or someone special to you. Click here: Dedications

Matching Gift from Employer:  If your company has a matching gift policy, ask them for their matching gift form.

  • Our legal name is:  Insight Meditation Center of the Mid-Peninsula, a 501(c) organization, tax ID  770450217.  ~  Please indicate to direct the gift to the Insight Retreat Center.
  • Send your donation & matching form to: IRC, 108 Birch St, Redwood City, CA 94062.  Attention: IRC Treasurer.
  • Questions? Email: IRC Treasurer.

Other Ways To Donate

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Buying or Selling Your Home
house If you are buying or selling a home, sangha member and retired real-estate broker, Carol Collins, offers to negotiate a reduced brokerage fee for you, and contribute her entire finder’s fee to IRC. Contact Carol at (408) 348-1385   FLIER: Buying or Selling Your Home

Ebay Giving Works: Support IRC when selling items on Ebay. Sign up for Ebay Giving Works.

Vehicle Donation:  Make a tax-deductible donation of a vehicle you no longer want, working or not. CARS will handle pick-up and all paperwork. IRC gets 75% of the sale price. Tell them you want to donate to Insight Retreat Center. FAQ

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Fill out this Form or call 855-500-RIDE to schedule your pick-up appointment or answer any questions. 

One-Time Donation
Please enter your desired contribution. You may use either a credit card or a Paypal account. You will receive an email receipt.

Retreat Deposits
Please use your Profile Page to submit an online deposit with a retreat application. Do not use this page.
Recurring Monthly Donations
Please enter your desired recurring monthly donation. Setting up a recurring monthly donation will require a PayPal account to manage and cancel the subscription.